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- Practical Advice on Trial Professionalism
The Courtroom Culture
A successful trial lawyer adapts to the courtroom culture. While protocols vary somewhat from courthouse to courthouse and even courtroom to courtroom in the same courthouse, minimum standards of conduct do exist. In the following article, King County Superior Court Judge John P. Erlick provides concrete advice concerning those standards. His advice […]
- TO HECK WITH SPELLCHECK
Or is it: “2 HEK WIT SPILL CHICK”CANDIDATE FOR A PULLET SURPRISEI have a spelling checker. It came with my PC.It plane lee marks four my revueMiss steaks aye can knot sea.Eye ran this poem threw it,Your sure reel glad two no.Its vary polished inn it’s weigh.My checker tolled me sew.A checker is a bless […]
- CROSS-EXAMINATION TO PRIOR PROBABILITIES
Prior Probability is a term associated with a complex mathematical formula devised by the eighteenth century mathematician Thomas Bayes. You most likely will have to look long and hard to find a simple, everyday-English definition of the term. I did a quick search of all the usual suspects on the internet (Wikipedia, etc.), and the […]
- IRVING YOUNGER – SAGE OF CROSS-EXAMINATION
Watch Irving Younger Discuss the Ten Commandments of CrossWhenever we get to the subject of cross-examination in my law school class and I (Bob) mention Professor Irving Younger the students give me blank stares. None of them seem to have heard anything at all about Professor Younger or his famous Ten Commandments of Cross-Examination. Younger […]
- Videos of Cross-Examinations
Yogi Berra is supposed to have said “You can observe a lot just by watching,” and that is not a bad method of learning the principles and techniques of cross-examination. You sometimes even learn more from watching a wretched cross-examination than you can from watching a brilliant one. Set forth below are videos of cross-examinations […]